ROOT SOCIETY 2012

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ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Mar 16, 2012 7:48 am

we'll be BACK !!!
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby trilobyte » Fri Mar 16, 2012 7:54 am

It might get loud.

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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Trishntek » Fri Mar 16, 2012 7:54 am

This year? For 2012? You're shittin', right? I thought this was the Polka Party year!
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Mar 16, 2012 7:56 am

"oh no, there goes Tokyo..."
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby H.G.Crosby » Fri Mar 16, 2012 8:09 am

lets get this party started Right...


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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Roberto Dobbisano » Fri Mar 16, 2012 8:23 am

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Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Mar 16, 2012 9:13 am

I love that photo, Roberto...
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby shykat » Fri Mar 16, 2012 9:28 am

This coud be the year Root Becomes a household name. I suspect that there will be less sound camps this year. Shit, if only Root and a few others come and Root goes big as usual.....Could be an epic vibe this year..
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Mar 16, 2012 9:50 am

Godzilla does not know the meaning of "Small".

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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby H.G.Crosby » Fri Mar 16, 2012 9:54 am

shykat wrote:This could be the year Root Becomes a household name.










dontcha just love it when a plan comes together...
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:20 am

"yeah, why not.."
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby trilobyte » Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:31 am

Actually, from what I'm seeing and hearing the other large scale sound camps are all coming in force this year. I saw one big newcomer (Basshenge) retreat, but it sounds like they'll either be camping with or joining forces with Osiris.

It's a shame Root Society commercialized their name though, makes it all seem like a branding ploy.

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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:33 am

that issue has been resolved, when we are in public as opposed to the playa we will be flying under a different name.
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Roberto Dobbisano » Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:34 am

hate the game, not the "Playa"... :twisted:
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby H.G.Crosby » Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:39 am

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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby trilobyte » Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:45 am

Wow, cool. Rebranded for next week's UMF or sitting that one out this year?

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Postby HandJamMasterC » Fri Mar 16, 2012 11:38 am

I love Root Society - great news !!
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Mar 16, 2012 12:03 pm

trilobyte wrote:Wow, cool. Rebranded for next week's UMF or sitting that one out this year?


yes, we are the BAO Dome. you wont find RS anywhere, except in the hearts and gonads of the dancers... :wink:
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Simon of the Playa » Fri Mar 16, 2012 12:05 pm

we're going to destroy miami, btw.

expect property values to plummet.
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby theCryptofishist » Fri Mar 16, 2012 12:07 pm

Might as well get in it now. Pretty soon there wont be a Miami either way.
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby pamplemusique » Fri Mar 16, 2012 12:10 pm

W00t! So excited to boogie under those domes again! Missed them last year :-(

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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby dj_john69 » Sat Mar 17, 2012 3:28 pm

Stoked to hear RS will be back for sure. I knew it was going to work out somehow. Cant wait to see everyone =)
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby moonrise » Sat Mar 17, 2012 4:19 pm

Many dreams and wishes just came true for scores of us.

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Postby oscillator » Sat Mar 17, 2012 6:06 pm

Simon of the Playa wrote:we'll be BACK !!!
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby Simon of the Playa » Sat Mar 17, 2012 9:29 pm

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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby tamarakay » Sun Mar 18, 2012 8:07 am

After lurking here for a long long time one of the things I wanted to see more than anything was Simon on stage at Root Society. Then the year I get to go, there is no Root Society. It's all a plot I tell you.

I really can not wait to finally see this. And I feel slightly goofy about this making me so happy. lol
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby theCryptofishist » Sun Mar 18, 2012 9:35 am

I say, grab as much happiness as you can. You need something to get you through the dark times.
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Postby lemur » Sun Mar 18, 2012 11:51 am

tamarakay wrote:After lurking here for a long long time one of the things I wanted to see more than anything was Simon on stage at Root Society. Then the year I get to go, there is no Root Society. It's all a plot I tell you.

I really can not wait to finally see this. And I feel slightly goofy about this making me so happy. lol


simon on stage?


you realize he is just the janitor, right?

all he does is clean up after the DJ's when their set is done.... sure, he might be on the stage, but.. he aint exactly rockin out the beats
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Postby tamarakay » Sun Mar 18, 2012 12:16 pm

I don't care what he does up there. There is a picture of him standing there looking out over the crowd and there is this expression of absolute peace on his face. One of those perfect moments where you can tell this person is in the happiest place for himself and is absolutely satisfied with life. It doesn't matter if you are a dj, a janitor, an asshole cook, a spectator, an artist, or an Indian chief. It's that perfectness of place and time in that picture that I want to feel.
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Re: ROOT SOCIETY 2012

Postby motskyroonmatick » Sun Mar 18, 2012 1:04 pm

"Just, all he does and aint exactly" are not nice words to use when describing someone. I've seen Simon in his natural habitat and both he and it kicks ass. I'm glad root society will be back.
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